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Sports

  • FIBA suspends Japan over failure to merge leagues

    The governing body of basketball has suspended the Japan Basketball Association, a decision that will prevent the country's national team from taking part in the Olympics and other international competitions.

  • Messi hat trick shatters goalscoring record

    Lionel Messi netted a hat trick to shatter the Champions League goalscoring record as Barcelona won 4-0 at APOEL on Tuesday, while Sergio Aguero also bagged three goals as Manchester City snatched a 3-2 victory over 10-man Bayern Munich.

  • Asian soccer chief condemns Israeli search of PFA

    Asian Football Confederation president Sheik Salman Bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa has denounced the search of the Palestinian Football Association headquarters in the West Bank by the Israeli military on Monday, describing it as intolerable and unacceptable.

  • Big win for Emerio, routine for India XI

    In a huge upset win, Emerio thrashed favorite Indorama while WPP-India XI demolished the Challengers in this week’s cricket matches in the Apple Coal JCA League 2014-15.

  • Sharpening skills

    Indonesia's soccer players practice at My Dinh Stadion Complex in Hanoi on Monday. They will meet the Philippines in a Group A preliminary match of the 2014 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup on Tuesday. (Antara)

  • Vettel and Ferrari face tough future rebuilding

    Sebastian Vettel's move to Ferrari seems a fitting one, bringing together motor sport's most prestigious team and the most successful driver in the current era.

  • Indonesian boxer wins WBO Asia Pacific welterweight title

    Indonesian boxer Lerry Siwu won the WBO Asia Pacific welterweight title after beating Thai boxer Eakkhumpol Morkrungthepthonburi in the fifth round of the 12-round bout, in Tabanan, Bali, over the weekend.

  • Former coach lambasts ‘insane’ match

    A recent soccer match between PSIS Semarang and PSS Sleman that descended into a farce with both teams scoring deliberate own goals, has been slammed by former PSIS coach Sartono Anwar.

  • PNG wins EAP Men’s Trophy

    PNG have qualified for the ICC World Twenty20 qualifiers to be held in Ireland and Scotland in July 2015, by virtue of being the champions of the 2014 International Cricket Council (ICC) East Asia-Pacific (EAP) Men’s Trophy in Lismore, New South Wales, Australia.

  • Ahsan/Hendra wins hard-fought HK Open

  • Roger Federer's Switzerland wins Davis Cup final

    Roger Federer has now claimed all the big prizes on offer in tennis and, for once, will be happy to share his latest trophy with others.

  • Record crowd at Wembley for England women's team

    Equality came to the self-proclaimed Home of Football on Sunday.

  • United inflicts 1st Arsenal home loss in 15 months

    Manchester United inflicted Arsenal's first Premier League home loss in 15 months on Saturday in a 2-1 victory that propelled the fallen power into the top four for the first time under Louis van Gaal after a faltering start.

  • United beats Arsenal 2-1 in Premier League

    Manchester United benefited from an own goal and then a late strike by Wayne Rooney to beat Arsenal 2-1 on Saturday and climb into the top four in the Premier League.

  • Pogba scores 2, Tevez 1 as Juve beats Lazio 3-0

    In a show of rapidly developing talent and established strength, Paul Pogba and Carlos Tevez led Juventus to a 3-0 win at Lazio on Saturday to maintain the Turin power's three-point lead atop Serie A.

  • Messi breaks Spanish league record with 253 goals

    Lionel Messi was raised aloft by his Barcelona teammates after becoming the Spanish league's all-time leading scorer in style on Saturday.

  • Messi hat trick breaks scoring record in Spain

    Lionel Messi scored a hat trick to emphatically break the Spanish league's all-time scoring mark in Barcelona's 5-1 win over Sevilla on Saturday.

  • Ahsan/Hendra advance to HK finals

    Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan are the only Indonesian representatives left in contention for title at the Hong Kong Open Super Series badminton championship after they won their semifinal match on Saturday.

  • Club owner under attack over remarks

    The owner of an English soccer club is being investigated by the Football Association after making controversial comments about Jewish and Chinese people, sparking a backlash from community leaders and sponsors on Friday.

  • Sergio looking to exploit Vietnamese ‘weaknesses’

    Indonesian striker Sergio van Dijk is aiming to cause trouble in the Vietnamese rear when the two teams meet in the Group A opening game of the AFF Suzuki Cup soccer championship in Hanoi on Saturday.

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